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24 March 2016

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Greensmill, Lawford, CO11 1UW

The centre is in Greensmill, off Riverside Avenue West.
For your local recycling centres please visit Find My Nearest.
This recycling centre is delivered by Veolia Environmental Services on behalf of Essex County Council.

Contact us

Tel: 0345 603 7625

Opening times 

16 Oct-end of Feb
1 Mar- 15 Oct
Monday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm
All day closing: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
Half-day closing: If Christmas Eve and New Years Eve fall on a day the recycling centre is usually open, the centre will close at 1pm. 

What can I take?

Find out what you can and cannot take to our centres.

Recycling centre vehicle restrictions

Our centres have the following vehicle restrictions.

Additional information

Buy green waste soil improver at the centre

Soil improver, made from garden waste brought to the recycling centre, can be purchased for £3 per 30 litre bag. Please ask centre staff for assistance.

Please note

  • To avoid queues, visit on Monday or Tuesday when the centre is less busy
  • Please do not arrive before 9am; you will not be allowed to enter and you could obstruct the highway while waiting
  • Waste cannot be left at the gates when the recycling centre is closed. Please bring your waste back when it is open or take it to one of our other centres
  • Garden waste is accepted at Lawford recycling centre
Alternatively, garden waste is also collected by Eastern Waste Disposal for a fee.